Initiative: Water Justice Lab

North Troy Environmental Justice Film Festival


Just in time to honor the true spirit of Earth Day, the North Troy Environmental Justice Film Festival presents a slate of grassroots media projects with the lofty goal of changing the world. From April 21 through May 5, a series of online screenings, presentations and workshops will highlight the struggles of “ordinary” people from …

Picture of Mia Nilo a Sanctuary neighbor who volunteers weekly bringing food to the free food box that is part of our Emerging from Darkness participatory altar

Freedom Square Installation Bringing Community Together


By Erika Leigh Troy

The Emerging From Darkness Art Installation has been in Freedom Square in Troy since Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend, but many members of the community are just starting to learn about it. …

Black History: Capital Region Youth Rise Up!


Feb. 27
Black History: Capital Region Youth Rise Up!
Norlite fire MLK 2021

Winter 2021 Water Justice Lab Update


Water Justice Lab Media Mentor Catherine Rafferty gets an update from two of the …

Vigils mark grim Covid milestone


 

Dan Levy
Updated: January 19, 2021 11:39 PM
Created: January 19, 2021 11:34 PM

TROY – At Freedom Circle in North Central Troy, there was an alter built by youth in the community to shine a light, not just on the loss of 400,000 lives from Covid-19, but also for …

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Clearing the Air in Coeymans: Community Forum on Clean Air vs. Tire Burning


Feb. 09
Clearing the Air in Coeymans: Community Forum on Clean Air vs. Tire Burning

MLK Holiday Labor and Community Celebration: Rise Up! The Struggle Continues…



Jan. 18
MLK Holiday Labor and Community Celebration: Rise Up! The Struggle Continues…


Water Justice Fellows with Mistah Jayohcee


Part one of a three part conversation between the Water Justice Fellows and Mistah …

Water Justice Fellows Speak with the Green Team


The Water Justice Fellows recently spoke with Groundwork Hudson Valley Green Team members, Diana …

Riverkeeper Update – Dec. 2020 – Vetoed Stream Protection Bill & PFAS Regs


Dan Shapley, codirector of Riverkeeper’s Science and Patrol Program, responds to Cuomo’s veto of …

Altar_Heal_Our_Wounded_by Nancy Weber

Memorial Altar: “Emerging from Darkness”


01/17/2021 – 05/01/2021
Memorial Altar: “Emerging from Darkness”

Riverkeeper Fisherman’s Ball


Riverkeeper’s annual fundraising gala, “The Fisherman’s Ball,” will be held virtually on Tuesday September …

Troy kids research Hudson River water quality


 

WNYT Staff
Created: August 21, 2020 08:27 PM

Young people from Troy are taking on the water quality in the Hudson River.

A new collaboration between Riverkeeper and the Sanctuary for Independent Media is giving Troy kids a chance to learn more about the Hudson. …

Riverkeeper Water Quality Update – June 2020


Dan Shapley of Riverkeeper discusses the importance, amidst the current pandemic, of establishing maximum …

Dan Shapley – Riverkeeper Update – Spring 2020


Riverkeeper’s seasonal sampling of the Hudson and Mohawk Rivers has just restarted. Dan Shapley …

Riverkeeper Update with Dan Shapley


HMM correspondent Spencer speaks with Dan Shapley, Water Quality Program Director of Riverkeeper, on …